Business and Finance

Business & Finance

Amsterdam & Partners LLP Retained by James Bay Resources Ltd.

LONDON, Jan. 26, 2015 / PRNewswire / Asianet-Pakistan – Canadian oil company James Bay Resources Limited (JBR) (the “Company”) has retained Amsterdam & Partners LLP in connection with the Company’s petroleum interests in Nigeria. The Company, together with its indigenous Nigerian partners, owns Crestar Integrated Natural Resources Limited (“Crestar”), the winning bidder for a 45% participating […]

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Farmers Should Produce More – Official

The department of crops under the Ministry of Agriculture has encouraged farmers around the country to pull up their socks to produce enough food for their households and to sell. Speaking in an interview recently, Mr Mabusa Mosiame, the district coordinator in the department of crops said they were trying their level best to facilitate […]

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Construction of Shakawe Hospital Starts Next Financial Year

The Minister of Health, Ms Dorcas Makgato says the construction of the long awaited Shakawe Primary Hospital will start at the beginning of the 201516 financial year. Ms Makgato said the ground-breaking ceremony for the project would be conducted in AprilMay this year, and that the project would start with civil works to allow contractors […]

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General

General

Nurses Call for End to Leprosy Discrimination

TOKYO, Jan. 27, 2015 / PRNewswire / Asianet-Pakistan — The Nippon Foundation and the International Council of Nurses jointly released Global Appeal 2015 in Tokyo on Jan. 27, calling for an end to the discrimination that people affected by leprosy continue to face in many parts of the world. It is the first time that […]

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Preserve Species – Khama

Batswana must never allow any animal species or plants in the country to become extinct. Speaking during the reopening of the Khama Rhino Sanctuary Trust restaurant on Saturday, January 24, President Lt Gen. Seretse Khama Ian Khama urged Batswana to shun poaching. “It is the people who cause extinction of species, and it is only […]

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Focus on Africa for greater energy security – said Eni’s Ceo Claudio Descalzi

Rome Jan 23, 2015 / agi /PPI — Europe and Italy will have to focus more on Africa in order to achieve greater energy security, Eni’s Ceo Claudio Descalzi said during a conference on “The future of energy, new sources and new markets for the United States and Europe”, jointly organized by Eni and the […]

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Medical and Health

Medical/Health Care

High Commission Raises Funds for Abian

Botswana High Commission in London has raised P51 000 through a fundraising event for a 14-year-old Motswana girl, Abian Ntshabele who is battling a rare form of ovarian cancer called Immature Teratoma. A news release from Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation stated that the High Commission and Botswana Community in the United Kingdom, […]

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Moletemane Clinic Overwhelmed – Kgosi

Kgosi Boitumelo Garegage of Moletemane in Bobonong constituency has requested for the upgrading of the Moletemane clinic to cater for the overwhelming number of patients who seek services at the facility. The clinic, Kgosi Garegage said, was manned by two nurses, hence his plea for additional staff. He said the number of patients visiting the […]

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Ministry Secures Bedding for Scottish Livingstone Hospital

Shortage of bedding will be a thing of the past at Scottish Livingstone Memorial Hospital after the Ministry of Health sourced P3 million to buy blankets and sheets for the hospital. The new development is expected to address a long standing problem between the hospital and the community. Residents complained that the situation forced them […]

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Sports

Sports

Giants Clash in Mascom Top 8 Semis

Last year’s Mascom Top 8 finalists, BDF XI and Township Rollers will this year clash in the semi-finals while Gaborone United will take on Nico United. Nico United made an impressive run in this year’s cup, which eluded them since start of the competition in the 20112012 season. The Selebi Phikwe giants reached the semis […]

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Day of Reckoning for Long Distance Runners

The Saturday national cross country final in Gaborone is one not to miss. Gaborone Technical College open space will be the battle field for Botswana Athletics Association (BAA) challenge, which will pull together athletes who participated in at least two thirds of the cross country series. New faces have emerged this season with Sesebo Matlapeng […]

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BDF Withdraw From Confederations Cup

BDF XI might face CAF’s wrath following the team’s decision to withdraw from the Confederations Cup. BDF XI were fixtured to play Young Africans of Tanzania in February. The team’s communications manager, Peo Keatlholetswe said it would be difficult for BDF XI to participate in the cup due to financial constraints. “We doubt if we […]

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Technology

Technology

Proto lance le portail Web « GooAUTO » pour lier les exportateurs de véhicules d’occasion du Japon aux acheteurs étrangers

NAGOYA, Japon, 20 janvier 2015 / PRNewswire / Asianet-Pakistan –Un nouveau portail Web permet de fournir des informations sur la qualité des véhicules et propose des services d’entiercement pour promouvoir les transactions entre vendeurs et acheteurs – La société Proto Corporation a annoncé le 20 janvier qu’elle commencerait à offrir le portail Web d’exportation de véhicules […]

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Proto Launches Web Portal Site “GooAUTO” to Link Used Car Exporters in Japan with Overseas Buyers

NAGOYA, Japan, Jan. 20, 2015 / PRNewswire / Asianet-Pakistan — New Web Portal Site Supports Disclosure of Vehicle Quality Information and Escrow Services to Promote Transactions between Sellers and Buyers -Proto Corporation announced on January 20 that it will start offering “GooAUTO (http://www.gooauto.com)” as a web portal site for exporting used cars from January 20, […]

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La technologie ULED d’Hisense remporte la Récompense annuelle de la meilleure technologie d’affichage au monde

QINGDAO, Chine, 13 janvier 2015 /PRNewswire / Asianet-Pakistan – Le gagnant de la récompense annuelle de la meilleure technologie d’affichage a été révélé le 7 janvier (heure des États-Unis) lors du Consumer Electronic Show, le plus grand salon mondial dédié aux appareils électroniques grand public qui se déroule à Las Vegas. Les honneurs sont revenus […]

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